IT Services Alerts - Phishing email with subject 'Webmail Alert', August 26th

First Posted: Wednesday, 26th August 2015, 11am

IT Services has received reports of a phishing message in circulation, as shown below.  Please ignore this email should you receive it as it is fraudulent and is a 'phishing' attempt.  The email should be deleted.  If you have replied to this email or clicked on the link contained in the email body please report to the IT Services Helpdesk at the earliest opportunity. An overview of the email content is provided below.  If you would like to know more about phishing attempts please see our overview of phishing.

IT Services

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Subject: Webmail Alert

Dear User,

Your webmail has been selected for immediate update

Click on our website below to update


***link removed***

Failure to validate will lead to account termination

Thank you

Trinity College Dublin

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